Q: I’m installing some 3/4″ pre-finished Brazilian Teak flooring in to a room that previously had carpeting and is adjacent to a room that currently has 3/4 oak flooring (with roughly a five foot doorway between the two rooms). The carpeted room seems to have 5/8 plywood over the 3/4″ floor sheathing. (with the carpet out, there is a 1/8″ difference in height between the two rooms). Continue reading Transition and height difference
Q: We are looking to tile the entryway from the garage into the family room. This area is a step down from the kitchen. We would like to make the tile area rounded. How do we get a round carpet reducer? Continue reading How do we get a round carpet reducer?
Q: I have some snap and click hardwood floors. I’m putting the transitions in from floor to tile and floor to concrete. Which tools and what is the best way to do this? Continue reading Uneven transition
Q: ..what’s the best way to make a transition? Continue reading Transition between room and hallway
Q: Do I have to remove the transition piece between my carpet and linoleum, when I install my 3/4 flooring? If I do, will I have to put different tack strips in for my carpet to stay tight? Continue reading Carpet to hardwood
Q: We have recently installed laminate on our main floor. We are at a standstill however, as we are not sure what to do with the bullnose. Our stairs leading to the basement are carpeted, but I do not know if I have the right kind of bullnose. Continue reading Choosing the right kind of bullnose
Q: I will be installing 3/4″ flooring onto slab. The wood flooring will abut another room that has tile. The 3/4″ CDX subfloor, and papers, will roughly create a difference 1 inch to 1 1/4 inches higher than my tile. What kind of transition techniques do you recommend? Continue reading Height transitions
Q: Should I be able to see nail holes in my new wood floor? Continue reading Should I be able to see nail holes in my new wood floor?
Q: I want to put hardwood flooring in my dining room and living room. The flooring will run horizontal to the opening between the 2 rooms. I was wondering how you go from one room to the other, and if there were any tricks to making the transition? Continue reading Horizontal hardwood transition
Q: Hardwood meets tile! I have two doorways or thresholds where my hardwood floor (solid ¾ x 3-1/4″ white oak) will meet with ceramic tile. Continue reading Hardwood meets tile